Hancock Whitney Now Official Bank of LSU Athletics
BATON ROUGE, La. (July 31, 2018)— LSU Sports Properties, LSU Athletics, and Hancock Whitney Tuesday announced a new multi-year partnership with Hancock Whitney as the Official Bank of LSU Athletics and exclusive provider of the LSU Tiger debit and credit cards.
“Geaux, Tigers!” roared through Death Valley during the unveiling of the multi-year purple and gold agreement between the flagship university and iconic bank.
“We’re incredibly excited to partner with LSU Athletics to become the official bank of the Tigers,” said Hancock Whitney Senior Regional President Robert Schneckenburger, an LSU alumnus. “Together, we’ll carry on the community commitment and the core values we share. We’ll also help fans across the Gulf South show Tiger pride every time they use their official LSU Tiger debit and credit cards. It’s Hancock Whitney 5-star service with a Tiger twist!”
As part of the sponsorship agreement, Hancock Whitney will receive premium signage in all LSU Athletics venues; radio, television, Internet, and game program advertising; game sponsorship benefits, tickets, and hospitality access for sporting events; and use of the Team LSU mark for advertising and promotions. Additionally, Hancock Whitney will be the presenting sponsor of The Ed Orgeron Show, The Will Wade Show, The Nikki Fargas Show, and The Paul Mainieri Show.
LSU Athletics and Hancock Whitney will also work closely together for community engagement initiatives, game day activities, and youth programs.
“We are pleased to establish Hancock Whitney as our newest Team LSU Corporate Partner and the Official Bank of LSU Athletics,” said LSU Sports Properties General Manager Lance Burgos. “Hancock Whitney is a reflection of the LSU Tigers in that they are local, loyal, hardworking, and strongly represented in Louisiana homes and business communities, as well as throughout the Gulf South. We look forward to working in partnership to bring newly branded LSU banking cards, authentic LSU Athletics experiences, and promotions. In addition, Hancock Whitney will be part of all LSU Athletics radio and TV programming complemented by premium in-venue branding which will resonate with LSU fans throughout the region for years to come.”
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About the LSU Tiger debit and credit cards
Beginning early fall, the LSU Tiger debit cards will be an upgrade option with any Hancock Whitney consumer checking account, including the Access checking account with no service charges for students under age 24 and convenient mobile wallet features like Apple Pay™, Google®, and Samsung® Pay. Fans will be able to select the debit card when opening an account at any Hancock Whitney Gulf South financial center and online.
The credit card design will be an option with any Hancock Whitney consumer credit card, with reward points redeemable for cash, travel, and more and offering an attractive interest rate, purchase alerts, and Visa® zero-liability protection for purchases. The credit card will also be available at Hancock Whitney financial centers and online.
“Tiger fans are passionate about their team and their community. This partnership and our official LSU debit and credit cards are more ways we’re delivering our Your Dream. Our Mission. promise to the people and places we serve,” said Chief Marketing Officer Dan Marks.
For more details about the LSU Tiger debit and credit cards coming soon, click www.hancockwhitney.com/LSU, call 225-791-5017, or visit any Hancock Whitney financial center.
About Hancock Whitney
Since the late 1800s, Hancock Whitney has embodied core values of Honor & Integrity, Strength & Stability, Commitment to Service, Teamwork, and Personal Responsibility. Part of Hancock Whitney Corporation’s Gulf South financial services family, bank offices and financial centers in Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, and Texas offer comprehensive financial products and services, including traditional and online banking; commercial and small business banking; private banking; trust and investment services; healthcare banking; certain insurance services; and mortgage services. The company also operates a loan production office in Nashville, Tennessee. BauerFinancial, Inc., the nation’s leading independent bank rating and analysis firm, consistently recommends Hancock Whitney as one of most financially sound banks in the United States. More information is available at www.hancockwhitney.com.
About LSU Sports Properties
LSU Sports Properties is a division of OUTFRONT Media Sports and is the exclusive multi-media rights holder for LSU Athletics. OUTFRONT Media Sports, a division of OUTFRONT Media Inc., is the marketing and multimedia rights holder for some of the most prestigious collegiate teams and sports venues across the country. Our creative implementation of in-venue and on-campus digital displays, influence media, marketing affiliation, experiential entertainment, and game day domination benefit universities, alumni, students, and passionate fan bases. Bringing to life these valuable, eye-catching, engaging, and results-driven assets attracts a highly sought-after audience for our advertisers.